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I thought I’d lost this collection of photographs. I stumbled upon them today as I’m getting work ready for my exhibition “Place” May 17th – June 1st New Mills Golf Club… 53 more words


The next meeting of the Friends of Sandfields Pumping Station

The next meeting of the Friends of Sandfields Pumping Station is 30 May at 7:00 at;

Curborough Community Centre

Reynolds Close



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Sandfields Pumping Station

UK: 'The Big Melt' Puts Flesh Onto the Memories of Sheffield's Steel Industry

PopMatters The Big Melt is really an elegy, not just for the steel industry in Sheffield, but for Britain’s proud and innovative industrial heritage, too. 30 more words

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USA: 'Packard: The Last Shift'

Once a symbol of industrial might and now ground zero for rustbelt blight, the Packard plant in Detroit has become an urban explorers’ delight, graffiti artists’ canvas, scrappers’ cash in a city beleaguered by decay. 8 more words

Industrial Heritage

China: was coal used as long as 3,500 years ago?

China may have been burning coal regularly as long as 3500 years ago, according to rare archaeological evidence found in the north of the country (Coal fuelled China long before industrial revolution – New Scientist…

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UK: The lower Lea and its history as a working river

Industrial history is something that is often associated with Northern England. However London’s Lea Valley played an important part in Britain’s industrial story, from the very first stages of the industrial revolution. 9 more words

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